Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group Physicians Recognized as Among the “Top Doctors” of 2016 by Sonoma County Magazine

Sonoma County physicians Lela Emad, Amita Kachru and Susan Logan of NCMA Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group were recently chosen as among the top Obstetrics and Gynecology doctors by Sonoma Magazine’s Top Doctors survey.

Sonoma Magazine’s Top Doctor survey was sent out to local doctors who were then asked which medical specialist they would most often recommend to a loved one, and 327 professionals emerged as top docs in 50 categories of medicine. Among their physician peers Dr. Emad, Dr. Kachru and Dr. Logan ranked at the top for go-to OB/GYN specialists, supporting what the many patients who routinely benefit from the expertise and outstanding professional services of these fine OB/GYN specialists already know. “I am so thankful to work with such a wonderful dedicated team and we are all deeply honored to be recognized for the exceptional dedication I know my team provides every day for every patient,” says Dr. Emad. “Thank you, Sonoma County.”

About the Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group

With a team made up of compassionate, expert doctors, midwives, nurses and medical assistants aimed at providing unmatched care to patients, the Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group offers a full range of obstetrics and gynecology services to women in the North Bay region. “Putting our patient’s health at our priority, our goal has always been to meet the healthcare needs of women in a comfortable environment, close to home,” says Dr. Emad. “This is something we’ve been doing for more than 25 years.”

Services offered include;

  • general gynecological health screenings
  • state-of-the-art diagnostics
  • comprehensive pregnancy and postpartum care
  • full mid-wifery services
  • minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery
  • uro-gynecological procedures
  • incontinence care
  • menopause care
  • laser hair reduction, skin care and Botox Cosmetic

Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group’s staff of physicians include; Lela Emad, MD, Shazah Khawaja, MD, Amita Kachru, MD, and Susan Logan, MD. Together, these doctors share a unique whole-body approach to medicine as they strive to find the underlying causes of a woman’s health problems, rather than simply treating the symptoms. The team of health professionals at Women’s OB/GYN is committed to both alleviating short-term ailments and maximizing long-term health. The practice partnered with Northern California Medical Associates (NCMA) in 2014 to strengthen its network of experienced healthcare providers, directly benefitting patient access to healthcare specialists in the area.

“The theme of our care is ‘women proudly serving women’,” explains Dr. Emad. “As women we understand the needs and expectations of our patients, and we strive to provide each patient with the best experience possible.”

Meet the Women’s OB/GYN Medical Team

Lela Emad, MDDr. Lela Emad is a compassionate, experienced OB/GYN certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology specializing in general women’s health as well as the diagnosis and treatment (surgical and non-surgical) of a full-spectrum of gynecological disorders. Dr. Emad serves as the OB/GYN Department Chair at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, a close affiliate of Women’s OB/GYN. A true fan of northern California, Dr. Emad opened her private practice in 1990 at Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group in Santa Rosa, where she has devotedly served Sonoma County women ever since. After 25 years of experience, Dr. Emad continues to receive great satisfaction from helping patients overcome gynecologic health problems and to meet their long-term lifestyle and healthcare goals.

Susan Logan, MDDr. Susan C. Logan is a respected, caring OB/GYN certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Logan has been a part of Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group since 1993, and has played an integral role in building the practice with Dr. Emad. She also serves as Antepartum Testing Medical Director at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, as well as the Medical Director of the Sweet Success Program.



Amita Kachru, MDDr. Amita Kachru is a board certified OB/GYN with specialty interest in Adolescent Gynecology and Teen Pregnancy. Dr. Kachru began her private practice with Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group in 2008, and has become an invaluable member of our care team since then. Dr. Kachru’s diverse educational and professional backgrounds have played a vital role in shaping her interest and expertise in general women’s health, adolescent gynecology, and teen pregnancy.


Shazah Khawaja, MDDr. Shazah Khawaja is a conscientious OB/GYN certified by the American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Throughout her career, Dr. Khawaja has focused her energy on developing strong skills in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, uro-gynecological procedures, as well as educating women on nutrition, exercise and general health awareness. Dr. Khawaja’s care philosophy perfectly realizes the whole-body approach to women’s healthcare, and the Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group is proud to have her on the team.

The Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group strives to better the lives of all women with a holistic approach to women’s health. To learn more about these fine physicians and the many services provided by the Women’s OB/GYN Medical Group visit the website. Call for an appointment at (707) 579-1102.